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Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas
Author Alice B. Toklas reads from her autobiography; includes her "Recipe for Hashish Fudge". Recorded: from a Campus recording. 1963 BB1178 Pacifica

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Alternative independent radio news programming is featured here. In addition to a host of intriguing radio news shows, this collection features the Presidential Recordings collection of historical speeches and secret recordings.
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Democracy Now!
Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 450 stations in North America. The programs are uploaded to the Archive daily and are available in English...
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For Your Ears Only/On Air
For Your Ears Only/On Air, formerly titled Newsweek On Air, is a unique, fair, and far-ranging weekend news broadcast that veteran journalist/broadcaster David Alpern has produced and hosted since...
Free Speech Radio News
Incisive news and analysis in the service of peace and social justice Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) is the only daily half-hour progressive radio newscast in the United States. It is owned and...
1,109 items
Human Rights and Social Justice Conference
From February 23 to 25, 2007, the University of Winnipeg Global College and its partnering organizations hosted a remarkable assembly of national and international academics, government...
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KXJZ's Insight
A daily, in-depth radio interview program hosted by Capital Public Radio's Beth Ruyak, providing context and background to the issues that face the Sacramento region of California. Click for more...
2,118 items
Labor Express Radio
Labor Express Radio is Chicago's only English language labor news and current affairs radio program. “News for working people, by working people.” Our program covers issues in the labor movement...
237 items
Mother Jones Radio
A fun, fast, and substantive show of reporting and commentary inspired by stories from Mother Jones magazine. Award-winning host Angie Coiro brings together reporters and experts, creating a potent...
111 items
Open Democracy
Pioneering a new type of independent media based on exchange and participation, Open Democracy spans the globe and covers the key questions of our times with interviews and contributions from...
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Pacifica Radio Archives
Pacifica Radio Archives is considered by historians and scholars to be one of the oldest and most important audio collections in the world. Chronicling the political, cultural and artistic movements...
684 items
Presidential Recordings
The Presidential Recordings Collection is made up of two distinct types of presidential speech: public speeches made by U.S. Presidents and secret recordings made in the White House between 1940 and...
126 items
Public Scanner Recordings
Recordings of public scanners, including police and fire scanners from a number of US locations are available here for download or streaming.
143 items
Rustbelt Radio
Rustbelt Radio is a weekly 60-minute news program from the Pittsburgh Independent Media Center and WRCT 88.3 FM Pittsburgh. Featuring news and interviews from the regional rustbelt area, as well as...
183 items
Talk Nation Radio
Discussions about breaking news as it happens, interviews with journalists, scholars, human rights workers, officials, and other news makers. Politics, human rights, and the environment. Contact Dori...
191 items
The Partnership for the Public Good
The Partnership for the Public Good is a community based think and do tank. PPG provides research and advocacy support to a broad array of partners that share a community-oriented vision of a...
82 items
UCSF Tobacco Industry Audio Recordings
The University of California, San Francisco Tobacco Control Archives Multimedia Collection contains audiotapes and videotapes related to the advertising, manufacturing, marketing, sales, and...
248 items
WWII Era Audio Recordings
Broadcasts from the World War II years.
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